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Q&A Should I wash new child snow mittens before wearing?

I bought new mittens for my kid for the coming winter holiday. They should be waterproof or at least water-resistant. Normally when i buy clothing, i wash it before wearing. The fabric may not hav...

1 answer  ·  posted 3y ago by Ivana‭  ·  last activity 3y ago by System‭

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Q&A Long distance hikes with small children

In recent years, my wife and I completed a few long distances hikes together, for instance: Kungsleden from Nikkaluokta to Abisko, 105 km (Sweden) Landmannalaugar to Skogar via Laugavegur and Fim...

4 answers  ·  posted 3y ago by Snijderfrey‭  ·  last activity 3y ago by System‭

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Q&A What are some good games to play with children on hikes?

Sometimes children find long hikes boring and tiring, but if you can turn it around to play some games along the way they can find things a lot more interesting. What are some good games to play i...

5 answers  ·  posted 11y ago by berry120‭  ·  last activity 3y ago by System‭

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Q&A Hiking in the Sapa mountains Vietnam

Is altitude a problem in this area - Sapa is at 1500m so any thing over that is going to be heading into intermediate altitude territory. We are trekking with a 13 year old and hope to do 14 Km to...

1 answer  ·  posted 4y ago by Ruth Harper‭  ·  last activity 3y ago by System‭

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Q&A Activities at the campsite

Inspired by a comment by Kate Gregory I just have to ask this question: What to do on your spare time while being at the campsite? Being outdoors several days while having good friends around an...

10 answers  ·  posted 8y ago by Wills‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭

Question camping children
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Q&A Are there any kid sized alpine touring ski boots and bindings?

Do any kid size (205 mm or 32 EU) ski touring boots and bindings exist? The smallest size I'm able to find is 220 mm, 35 EU.

2 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by user1209304‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭

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Q&A Is there an organization for adults to learn outdoor skills with their kids?

I had to tie down a tree last night since recent storms broke the guy lines I had placed when I planted it, and I used a tautline knot how-to I found online to tie it, since I was never a Scout. Af...

12 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by Jonathan Landrum‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭

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Q&A Are there any ski touring routes in the Austrian\Swiss Alps suitable for kids?

I would like to go for a week on skialp tour with kids (3 adults, 3 kids ~8 years old) this winter (end of December to January). I would like to go from hut to hut as some kids are too small to sta...

0 answers  ·  posted 4y ago by user1209304‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭

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Q&A Best rope for a rope swing

A few years ago I, er… a friend of mine, put up a rope swing in a nearby park. It's in a large eucalyptus, about 25 metres high, and is much loved by many local kids – and parents. Originaly I ju...

7 answers  ·  posted 8y ago by stib‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭

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Q&A Hiking with kids - what are the right distances?

We're currently planning a tour in the alps. Nothing too big. Just going uphill with the cable-way and then doing 15 km on top. This is because we've a 2 year and a 5 year old girl with us. We can ...

4 answers  ·  posted 6y ago by OddDeer‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭

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Q&A Two kids sharing a sleeping bag

We are heading out on our first family camping. We tested out our sleeping bags in the living room. The two kids ( ~2 &amp; ~5 yo) wanted to share one adult sleeping bag. I'm expecting that it wil...

3 answers  ·  posted 4y ago by Simppa‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭

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Q&A Baby-friendly trek near Innsbruck

My family is going to Innsbruck in August, and we want to do a 3-4 day mountain hut trek. This will be our first trek with our son, who will be 16 months old. I can see many, many huts and trails i...

2 answers  ·  posted 6y ago by Eyal‭  ·  last activity 4y ago by System‭

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Q&A Combining a Frontpack with a Backpack while hiking

There is a current trend to carry babies in a pack on your front (Wikipedia does not show it but Google images has lots of hits 'front baby carrier') If you are hiking with a backpack, is includin...

2 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by James Jenkins‭  ·  last activity 5y ago by System‭

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Q&A How can you prevent kids getting lost at night while camping?

When camping in more remote areas with young kids, how can you make sure they don't take a stroll and get lost in the middle of the night? We won't be near lights, established "bathrooms", etc. T...

5 answers  ·  posted 11y ago by Russell Steen‭  ·  last activity 5y ago by System‭

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Q&A Can you safely use retired ropes for belaying children?

Climbing ropes are UIAA rated for so many falls of an 80kg weight. After that number of falls–or a specific period of time based on amount of use–you are supposed to retire the rope. But what if ...

5 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by ShemSeger‭  ·  last activity 5y ago by System‭

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Q&A Experiences hiking with a baby: diapers

So, I recently posted a question on hiking with a baby - my wife and I used to hike a fair amount, and we would like to get cracking again soon, but with our 7-month daughter. I'm currently trying ...

4 answers  ·  posted 10y ago by baldric‭  ·  last activity 5y ago by System‭

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Q&A How can I safely climb a glacial route with just a kid or one other person?

I want to climb a mountain with my daughter. There is a glacier on the route that we should cross. Other routes take much longer or are technically more difficult. The glacier does not have many ...

3 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by user1209304‭  ·  last activity 5y ago by System‭

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Q&A Quick and easy winter shelter for kids to build

What would be the easiest type of shelter for a young kid to build, alone and with minimal tools, in a deep winter survival situation? For a kid 10-12 years old, carrying only a Swiss army-knife, ...

2 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by shieldedtulip‭  ·  last activity 5y ago by System‭

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Q&A What kind of baby carrier is best for use walking and climbing in the hills?

I'm going to be a Dad for the first time early next year. My wife and I are very active outdoorsy kind of people. I've started looking at a baby carrier so we can take our wee one out on short walk...

2 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by System‭  ·  last activity 5y ago by System‭

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Q&A How much kayaking experience is needed for a trip on the Alabama Scenic River Trail?

My family, including my 7 yo, are thinking about taking a week trip down the Alabama Scenic River Trail next year. What type of kayaking experience is needed for a trip like this? How can we benchm...

1 answer  ·  posted 6y ago by StrongBad‭  ·  last activity 6y ago by System‭

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Q&A What are some simple tasks to teach knife safety?

My younger brother (14 years old) has recently expressed interest in joining my outdoor escapades (hiking, camping, backpacking, etc). As part of this interest, he has asked me to teach him how to ...

4 answers  ·  posted 7y ago by Zach L‭  ·  last activity 6y ago by System‭

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Q&A Games for kids in the great outdoors

I visited the woods with my nieces a few weeks ago. They enjoyed the nature pretty much of course and were happily hiking until we decided to take a break. We (the adults) began to fall in this com...

0 answers  ·  posted 6y ago by OddDeer‭  ·  last activity 6y ago by System‭

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Q&A Games for kids in the great outdoors

I visited the woods with my nieces a few weeks ago. They enjoyed the nature pretty much of course and were happily hiking until we decided to take a break. We (the adults) began to fall in this com...

2 answers  ·  posted 6y ago by OddDeer‭  ·  last activity 6y ago by System‭

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Q&A Gear for Car-camping with 2 small children

We're a family of 4 - two adults, one toddler and one infant (5 months) recently moved to the US for a year. We'd like to go camping for a few long weekends this month and next on the East coast (a...

4 answers  ·  posted 8y ago by emmanx‭  ·  last activity 6y ago by System‭

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Q&A How to tandem rappel/abseil with a child?

So my toddler just barely fits the smallest child's harness on the market, which of course means she's big enough to go climbing and rappelling with daddy ;) I've been playing around with differe...

1 answer  ·  posted 8y ago by ShemSeger‭  ·  last activity 6y ago by System‭

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Q&A Is it too soon to go family hiking with an infant? Packing tips?

It is almost summer here and me and my wife would like to get back to hiking after recently having a kid in September. He is almost 9 months old now and we would like to take him with us. I have a...

4 answers  ·  posted 6y ago by Paul Irofti‭  ·  last activity 6y ago by System‭

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Q&A Do all American Summer Camps end with an award ceremony?

As a Brit I've very little knowledge of American-style summer camps (none, in fact, beyond Addam's Family Values) however I'm attempting to help organise such an event this Summer. I've been told...

1 answer  ·  posted 7y ago by user9353‭  ·  last activity 7y ago by System‭

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Q&A Trekking in the Alps with a toddler - should we stay in refuges or backpack?

My husband and I are working on section hiking the GR5, a long-distance trail that goes from Rotterdam to Nice. We are going for two weeks with our 1.5-year-old daughter. I will be carrying her i...

1 answer  ·  posted 7y ago by Brusselssprout‭  ·  last activity 7y ago by System‭

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Q&A What happened to the Rendlesham Forest Bird climbing frame?

We're semi-frequent visitors to Rendlesham Forest, in Suffolk, England. A few years ago (probably 2008-2009), whilst walking not too far from the main car park we came across a large wooden struct...

2 answers  ·  posted 8y ago by James Thorpe‭  ·  last activity 8y ago by System‭

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Q&A How can I find manuals for old Kelty equipment?

I've come across a Kelty Kids carrier. The tag says 'Kangaroo', and the date code on it is F11-95, style 21959030. I've called Kelty and looked on their website. The problem is that the Kangaroo...

1 answer  ·  posted 10y ago by Aaron‭  ·  last activity 8y ago by System‭

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Q&A What is a safe type of backyard zip line for kids and adults to use?

I want to put a zip line in my backyard for my kids. I'm looking for advice on what type to use, safety tips, and installation advice.

1 answer  ·  posted 10y ago by ritlee‭  ·  last activity 9y ago by System‭

Question gear diy children
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Q&A Sailing with a child

Inspired by this question on taking an infant sailing, as it is quite different when they can move, I thought I'd ask the same question in respect of a toddler or child. What essential safety cons...

3 answers  ·  posted 9y ago by roryalsop‭  ·  last activity 9y ago by System‭

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Q&A Sailing with an infant

My wife and I are thinking about sailing with our ~ 6 month old baby boy. We understand this is not something to take lightly, and we're planning either a canal/river sail or a sail in a very calm ...

2 answers  ·  posted 9y ago by Didi Kohen‭  ·  last activity 9y ago by System‭

Question sailing children
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Q&A Experiences hiking with a baby: backpacks

I'm a keen hiker, in South Africa. Or, I was... But then our delightful darling daughter was born 7 months ago, and my hiking hobby got replaced with a new hobby. Anyway, my wife and I are very kee...

2 answers  ·  posted 10y ago by baldric‭  ·  last activity 10y ago by System‭

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Q&A What equipment is recommended when camping with a baby?

I have a 3 month old daughter and am currently planning a short camping trip next month here in Australia where the weather should be warm but may also be wet. What should I take to ensure an enjoy...

3 answers  ·  posted 11y ago by John Doyle‭  ·  last activity 11y ago by System‭

Question camping children

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